thunderstorms. also in the northeast, mid-atlantic, looks like a beautiful saturday. we do have to watch the northern plains. that's going to be the stormy spot on saturday and on sunday. it's not going to rain all day, but around minneapolis, up to the dakotas, and even wisconsin, you could be dodging afternoon storms here and there, and that heat continues, especially around dallas. 100 degree heat will continue today, tomorrow, right into next week. your friends in oklahoma will be right there with you with at least 100 each and every day. hot conditions, alex. not going anywhere any time fast. back to you. >> thanks for the heads up. a surprise move by casey anthony just eight days before her release from a florida jail. let's go details from lila luciano. what happened here? >> reporter: good morning to you, alex. well, one of the developments of this story is that casey anthony already declined a request by her mother, cindy, to go visit her in jail. she had requested to see her daughter yesterday at 7:00 p.m., but casey declined that.